Then and Now

I used to write about colors Especially Red And I would add photos To get your attention, make you pause, Enjoy the ride. I used to write about blogs And leave comments Peruse and beg to be perused Tempt you over to my own space on the web Entertain the masses I used to writeContinue reading “Then and Now”

Goals and Promises

It is almost the end of the year… time when a lot of people make Resolutions. I, for one, don’t make New Year Resolutions. I do, however, make Birthday Promises and Goals.  My birthday, conveniently enough, is early December but I give myself the whole month to nail down these Promises and Goals which meansContinue reading “Goals and Promises”

Comfort in Cliches

As many of you know, I am currently writing my 2nd book. (First one, Links, still available from  It is another short story collection… this time dealing with change and transitions. The process this time around is very different from when I wrote the first collection. That time, I didn’t know what I wasContinue reading “Comfort in Cliches”

The Press Release!

Wanna read a Press Release? Yeah… I knew you would….. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Author Kaylia Metcalfe Introduces LinksShort Story Collection Celebrates Human Connections SANTA CRUZ, Calif. – In Links: A Collection of Short Stories (published by iUniverse), author Kaylia M. Metcalfe explores the complexity of relationships as she examines human beings’ struggle to connect, orContinue reading “The Press Release!”

Adventure for the Sake of Art

Upon the advice of some trusted folks and the encouragement of facebook friends and twitter pals alike, I decided to attend my first open mic night last night. I convinced The Maifan-San to accompany me and after doing a brief search on google found a local event. At an Anarchist Coffee Shop. Not to beContinue reading “Adventure for the Sake of Art”